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Hand sanitizer and gummy bears are repurposed by binge-drinking teens.
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The sudden loss has left many teens stunned and realizing the consequences of drinking and driving. The two teens seemed inseparable on their social media pages with Robison referring to Gomez as her best friend on the first day of their sophomore year. It is no doubt that the loss of the two girls has left an impact on not only their friends but the entire community. Friend Colin Jules summed it up best, saying that the girls were a part of many peoples lives and touched many hearts. The families have not announced where or when the funeral services will be held, but more details will be given in the upcoming days. No words can describe the hurt I am feeling. Salma was a little sister to me and was apart of my entire family. The tragedy of 2 young beautiful lives taken away is never easy. Skip to content.
Equally alarming are the new forms of drinking teens reportedly have devised. That science project Junior's been working so hard on? It may have less to do with physics class and more to do with ways to deliver alcohol to the blood that boost the buzz and prevent getting caught. It's known as "slimming. The rumor-vetting website snopes.
It's no secret teenagers sometimes experiment with alcohol, even drugs, but new ways they're finding to get drunk had jaws dropping in our newsroom. Dan Quan from Maricopa Medical Center. Thomas spends his days patrolling the halls of a Valley high school. He's heard first hand how kids are getting tipsy. There's no barrier, there's no stomach acid to prevent it," Thomas said. Rather than the traditional beer bong you'd find at a college party, kids are sticking the tube elsewhere to get wasted. It's not just jail time that might be a problem, these new tricks are really risky and could cause some serious problems. There's also no gag reflex, and if it isn't going down the hatch you won't have that tell tale sign you've had too much to drink, which means you won't throw up if you've got alcohol poisoning, and you'll pass out before you know there's a problem. It turns out that a super tampon can hold about a shot of vodka, which is pretty potent when it's going straight into your system. If you're a parent of a teenager, what can you do to make sure tampons are used for the job they're intended and nothing more?